Schalchen

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Schalchen
Schalchen - Kirche.JPG
Coat of arms of Schalchen
Coat of arms
Schalchen is located in Austria
Schalchen
Schalchen
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 48°07′08″N 13°09′25″E / 48.11889°N 13.15694°E / 48.11889; 13.15694Coordinates: 48°07′08″N 13°09′25″E / 48.11889°N 13.15694°E / 48.11889; 13.15694
Country Austria
State Upper Austria
District Braunau am Inn
Government
 • Mayor Stefan Fuchs (SPÖ)
Area
 • Total 41 km2 (16 sq mi)
Elevation 438 m (1,437 ft)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 3,722
 • Density 91/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 5231
Area code 07742
Vehicle registration BR
Website www.schalchen.at

Schalchen is a municipality in the district of Braunau am Inn in the Austrian state of Upper Austria.

Geography[edit]

Schalchen lies in the Innviertel. About 56 percent of the municipality is forest and 39 percent farmland.

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